Senior Living in Brentwood, Franklin and Williamson County
Located just south of Nashville in beautiful Middle Tennessee, Williamson County is considered one of the most desirable suburban locations in the state. Williamson County is known for its excellent medical facilities, pristine recreational offerings and public parks, high-performing schools, multiple churches, strong business climate, and wide range of restaurants and retail choices. Brentwood and Franklin are located in the northern part of the county. Residents of both are typically affluent, with a high median income. Brentwood is known for its large public parks and its impressive homes and Franklin is best known for its beautiful and historic downtown. Both cities regularly appear on lists of the best places to live in Tennessee and the South. The southern part of the county is still primarily rural and used for agriculture. Williamson County's overall affluence is also attributed to the sheer number of country musicians and other celebrities that have part-time or full time residences throughout the county.
What to expect Senior Living to Cost
The average cost of assisted living in Williamson County is approximately $4300 per month. This is right at the national median of $4300, and is more expensive than the Nashville Metro average of $3720 per month. Less expensive areas near Williamson County include Rutherford County/Murfreesboro and Maury County/Columbia, each of which averages around $3700 per month.
Popular Assisted Living Facilities
Canterfield of Franklin
7015 Moores Lane, Brentwood, TN 37027
Canterfield of Franklin is located on the corner of Franklin Road and Moore’s Lane, right on the border between Franklin and Brentwood, near Cool Springs Mall. It is a lively community with spacious independent living villas and assisted living and memory care apartments. Canterfield is nestled between hills which gives it wonderful views and outdoor space.
The Hearth at Franklin
1035 Fulton Greer Lane, Franklin, TN 37064
The Hearth at Franklin is located near the corner of Hillsboro Road and Mack Hatcher Parkway, right next to the Williamson County Recreation Center. It’s location next to the “Rec Center,” Greer Park, Harpeth River, and a shopping center provides its residents numerous recreational opportunities, and its veranda and courtyard offers wonderful outdoor space. The Hearth of Franklin offers independent living, assisted living, and memory care apartments.
870 Oak Meadow Dr., Franklin, TN 37064
Somerby Franklin is located near Interstate 65 and highway 96/Murfreesboro Road. It offers luxurious independent living, assisted living, and memory care apartments. Somerby’s notable amenities include an indoor pool, a large fitness center, and a resident art studio.
9045 Church St. E., Brentwood, TN 37027
Harmony Brentwood is located near Interstate 65 and Old Hickory Road, close to the shopping and restaurant offerings of Brentwood. It is an active, fun community offering a variety of activities and spacious independent living apartments, many with balconies, assisted living, and memory care apartments.
Traditions of Mill Creek
7110 Southpoint Pkwy, Brentwood, TN 37027
Traditions of Mill Creek is located near the intersection of Concord Road and Nolansville Pike, making it one of the few communities convenient from East Brentwood, South Nashville, and Nolansville. Traditions of Mill Creek has energetic residents who live in independent living, assisted living, and memory care apartments and engage in multiple activities.
Brighton Gardens of Brentwood
103 Acaro Pl., Brentwood, TN 37027
Brighton Gardens is located near the intersection of Old Hickory Road and Granny White Pike, close to the shopping and restaurant offerings of Brentwood, Belle Meade, and Bellevue. Brighton Gardens is part of the Sunrise Senior Living family, which prides itself on its resident care. Brighton Gardens offers assisted living and memory care apartments.
Alternatives to Senior Living Facilities
Comfort Keepers has provided professional in-home non-medical care for seniors and other adults in need of assistance with daily activities in Middle Tennessee since 2001. Their skilled, trusted, and compassionate caregivers provide customized senior care services plans that include personal care and companionship-homemaker services. https://www.comfortkeepers.com/offices/tennessee/brentwood/
Comprehensive Care provides in-home non-medical care - everything from companionship, bathing, running errands and meal preparation to Alzheimer’s, dementia care and more. Its Nashville team collectively brings 50+ years’ experience and a successful care model utilized throughout the Southeast. https://comprehensivecare.org/
Guardian Home Health and Hospice provides skilled home healthcare, hospice/end of life care and care management. A leader in post-acute home healthcare services, Guardian provides comprehensive care, guidance and support for a wide variety of needs, including complex, chronic conditions.
Senior Resources Nearby
Williamson Medical Center
Williamson Medical Center, located in Franklin, is a regional medical center offering a variety of specialized services with the ability to treat and heal the most complex medical conditions. WMC’s large medical campus includes 22 operating rooms, a breast health center, comprehensive emergency services, outpatient imaging services and an orthopaedic center of excellence at the Bone and Joint Institute of Tennessee.
FiftyForward Martin Center
The FiftyForward Martin Center provides its members with a wide variety of classes and programs. Popular exercise classes include Pilates, flex exercise, low-impact aerobics, Tai Chi, and yoga. Special interest activities include wine tasting, book clubs, art classes and card and board games. https://fiftyforward.org/locations/martin-center/
The Williamson County Veterans Services Office provides information to Veterans and their family members on all applicable federal and state benefits. The Veterans Services Officer also provides assistance to Veterans and their family members in filing applications with the Veterans Administration. There is no charge for this service.
The Tennessee Department of Veterans Services helps Veterans and their families file claims for federal benefits and connects customers with federal, state and local resources. TDVS operates 14 field offices, four Tennessee State Veterans Cemeteries, serves as liaison for three Tennessee State Veterans Homes.